Following a run at London’s Old Vic and a West End transfer, the new show from Olivier winner and Tony Award nominee Conor McPherson and music icon Bob Dylan makes its American premiere. More…
Dylan’s inimitable songbook is transformed into the story of a down-on-its-luck community on the brink of change in Duluth, Minnesota in 1934.
See it if you like Bob Dylan, good acting, a moving story. It held my interest. I only knew a few of the songs, but enjoyed them all.
Don't see it if don't like old fashioned stories.
See it if Amazing music and moving story. A very powerful moment about racism. I got the last seat. Loved it.
Don't see it if If you don’t like historical musicals or the music of Bob Dylan.
See it if you love Bob Dylan, you like untraditional narratives, multiple characters, piecing together a story.
Don't see it if you want a traditional musical where music directly carries on the narrative, or exactly reflects the situation. Clear cut main characters
See it if you want to hear covers of Dylan songs more than you want a coherent, vibrant, entertaining play.
Don't see it if you're expecting great theater with characters you care about, a story arc and music that makes sense with the action it's highlighting.
See it if you want to see a plot-filled piece with well-sung unusual arrangements of Dylan songs -- and an amazing performance by Mare Winningham.
Don't see it if you're looking for a straight-ahead things-are-so-clear musical or want to hear only Dylan's hits.
See it if you are a Bob Dylan fan and want to see his songs in a story that make them feel true. You like bleakly realist shows and don't mind drama.
Don't see it if you want to see a happy or action packed show. You don't like character study pieces.
See it if You want to see a beautifully written, classic American drama that innovatively weaves in preexisting music.
Don't see it if You need the music in your plays to drive story.
See it if It's original and worth seeing. I wanted to like it more than I did. I think I was expecting more. It's a sad and depressing play and lea
Don't see it if If you don't like historic plays about the depression and how people manage to merger out an existence. This play is one to skip.
See it if You want to hear some fresh interpretations of Dylan songs.
Don't see it if You're expecting a riveting piece of art. The plot was boring and though the songs were highlights, it wasn't enough to keep me entertained
See it if you have an open mind and want to see genius staging, acting, singing and story line. The characters are extremely well developed
Don't see it if you are expecting a jukebox musical. The score sets more of a mood than integrates with the istory.
See it if You adore Bob Dylan's songs and music. If you enjoy realism one moment with fantasy and mystery the next.
Don't see it if You do not like plays about poverty, death, and adultery.
See it if The voices are excellent, interesting staging most of the actors were good
Don't see it if Did not think the music fit the story and the story did not move forward well. Disappointed in the show
See it if You want to hear some of Bob Dylan’s songs in a musical with a strong story line Along with some serious themes.
Don't see it if You do not like the music of Bob Dylan or plays that have some serious themes.
See it if you love Bob Dylan's music and are moved by a collage-style view of the plights of people living under difficult circumstances.
Don't see it if you need songs to reflect the exact experience of the characters who are singing them. The poetic license ultimately pays off hauntingly.
See it if Mare Winningham & others- great. Songs often creative & beautiful, good singers, but too many in SAME mushy style, no bite, frustrating!
Don't see it if Didn't even sing most of Girl From the North Country! Unrealized potential. Challenging to create story from these songs!
See it if You enjoy seeing something new. This is a beautiful show. Bob Dylan’s music arranged masterfully to a story set in Depression era
Don't see it if You like sugary musicals or theater based on movies. Otherwise, I think everyone should see this piece!
See it if Beautiful treatment of Bob Dylan's work -- some of the earlier, more obscure songs. Great acting. Absorbing story of the depression.
Don't see it if You only want to hear Dylan work as he, or well known covers, perform it. You want fast moving action. This is a quiet play.
See it if You love Dylan's music & won't mind a weak and in certain ways cliched plot. The playwright is Irish & misrepresents America's racial past.
Don't see it if You are looking for a great play that showcases Dylan's songs. The music is stellar, the play less so.
See it if you want an interesting play and use of Bob Dylan's music. Although the writing was somewhat cliched, it really takes off with the music
Don't see it if you are expecting a concert of Bob Dylan songs.
See it if you are familiar with Bob Dylan music, you’re looking for a cross between a play and a musical
Don't see it if you want lighter fare that’s energetic and happy, you don’t enjoy bleak Depression-era stories, you prefer intricate story lines
See it if you love the plays of Conor McPherson and Bob Dylan’s songs, and are interested in seeing two disparate artistic visions working together.
Don't see it if you are only interested in mindless musicals.
See it if You like Dylan and want to see a new and creative take on his music brilliantly interpreted by a (mostly) younger generation.
Don't see it if You don't like Bob Dylan, you enjoy upbeat, conventional musicals,